Get Your Children Active This Summer!

Posted on: May 15, 2011

As summer is quickly approaching, and the school year is coming to an end, parents all over Brevard County are frantically asking themselves, “how will I keep my children busy over the next few months?!”  Luckily for us, our local newspaper, Florida Today, has the answer.  Thank you Florida Today for compiling this comprehensive list of area camps and clinics for kids this summer!  Active kids are happy kids, so get yours signed up today!


  • Big City Basketball has teamed up with i9 Sports to present a summer hoops camp at Eau Gallie High. The camp is offered from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 31 to June 3. The cost is $115. Call 321-507-8130.
  • Melbourne Central Catholic Hustlers football will sponsor a camp for rising fourth- through eighth-grade boys. This will be a noncontact, skill-based camp at MCC from 9 a.m. to noon June 20 to 22. The cost is $60 and includes a T-shirt. Call 321-727-0793, ext. 700.
  • Swimming lessons will be offered at the Fee Avenue and Sherwood pools in Melbourne all summer. Registration will be at the Eau Gallie Civic Center, 1551 Highland Ave., Melbourne, starting at 8:30 a.m. May 21. Call 321-255-4608 for more information.

Indian Harbour Beach

  • Indian Harbour Beach Soccer Club will host a weeklong British Soccer Camp for children, presented by Challenger Sports, from June 6 to 10 in Indian Harbour Beach. Each camper will receive a soccer camp T-shirt, a soccer ball, a soccer poster and a personalized skills performanceevaluation. To register, visit

Satellite Beach

  • A wrestling camp will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 30 to June 5, and another session from June 20 to 24 at the Satellite High gym. Participants ages 6 to 15 will learn the basics of wrestling, work on wrestling moves and complete wrestling matches under the direction of Satellite High wrestling coach Mike Ecker. The cost is $100 per session. To register, call 321-773-6458.
  • A cheerleading camp for kids ages 5 to 12 will be offered from 9¤a.m. to noon June 23 and 24 at the SchechterCommunity Center gym in Satellite Beach. Students will learn cheers, chants, jumps and dances and join others to work as a team to put on a pep rally. Participants will receive a T-shirt and pom-poms if they sign up by June 14. The cost is $68 per session. To register, call 321-773-6458.
  • Kids ages 8 to 13 can learn the sport of baseball by attending the Matt Skrmetta Baseball Camp in June. Players of all ability levels will benefit from this camp. Sessions will be from 9 a.m. to noon June 7 to 9 at Hedgecock Field on Cassia Boulevard in Satellite Beach. The cost is $55. Call 321-773-6458.


  • Suntree Country Club, 1 Country Club Drive, Melbourne, will host a summer golf academy. It includes time on the practice range and focuses on the fundamentals of golf, such as stance, grip and full-swing drills. Sessions also cover pitching, chipping, sand shots, putting, rules and etiquette. Call 321-242-6239.

  • A variety of athletic skills will be covered at the Training Days Summer Camp, 22 Yellow Place in Rockledge. Summer camp is from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The one-time registration fee is $10. The cost is $90 per child each week or register for four weeks or more and receive a 15 percent discount. There also are multichild discounts. Register online at
  • Students can learn to ice skate this summer in one of two sessions offered by the Space Coast IcePlex, 720 Roy Wall Blvd. in Rockledge. The first session will be June 6 to 10 and the second is July 11 to 15. The cost is $60 per session. Call 321-504-7555.


  • A sports camp for students in grades 3 to 6 will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 4 to Aug. 1 at Clearlake Middle School in Cocoa. The camp will cover the basics of sports and includes game days and field trips. The cost is $60 per week. Call 321-633-1874.

Cocoa Beach

  • A surfing camp for children will be offered June 6 to 10 and from June 20 to 24 in Cocoa Beach. Kids learn safety, have fun, and build skills in and out of the water. with stand-up paddling and surfing.Call 321-926-6571.
  • The annual Cocoa Beach basketball camp will be June 6 to 9 at Cocoa Beach Jr./Sr. High. The cost is $100. Call 321-868-3274.

Merritt Island

  • A kayaking and stand-up paddle camp will be offered throughut the summer at Calema Windsurfing, 2550 North Banana River Drive on Merritt Island. The camp will be from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday and Thursdays. Kids ages 10 to 17 are welcome. Campers will learn the basic strokes and safety of kayaking and tour the river as a group. Registration is limited to 10 campers a week, so early registration is suggested. The cost is $85 a week and includes all equipment. Call 321-453-3223 for information.

  • The War Eagle Future Stars Summer Basketball Camp returns for a fifth year to the Astronaut High gym in June. Every student attending the Future Stars camp will receive personalized instruction in fundamental drills. Special emphasis will be defense, shooting techniques, ball-handling, rebounding, footwork and passing. Camp sessions will be June 6 to 10 for first- through fourth-graders and June 13 to 17 for fifth- through eighth-graders. Camp times are from 9 a.m. to noon and the registration fee is $50, with discounted rates available for multiple family members. Call 321-264-3000, ext. 5810.
  • The Titusville YMCA and Family Center, 2100 S. Park Ave., will offer an all-sports camp for students this summer. Call 321-267-9824.

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